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  • Fukushima Beach
    Fukushima fallout to spread worldwide
    “Fukushima!” The word will soon become the battle cry of the environmentalists when they notice the environmental nightmare right under our noses, presenting an imminent danger. Fukushima! Eventually, most of the world will feel some...
  • UCLA stem cell research may lead to new cancer treatments
    UCLA stem cell research may lead to new cancer treatments
    Significant research is ongoing at UCLA’s Eli and Edythe Broad Center of Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Research. The center’s latest breakthrough was the discovery that a unique protein, pleiotrophin, can promote recovery of bone...
  • Does bilateral mastectomy for breast cancer increase survival?
    Does bilateral mastectomy for breast cancer increase survival?
    When breast cancer is diagnosed, one option that is often is considered is whether to also remove the noncancerous breast, a procedure known as a double mastectomy. A large study of California women investigated whether the procedure increased...
  • Underwire bra
    Hawaii: Wifi Generation and the bra
    Aloha all you environmental readers out there!Have you ever seen how technology has becomemore advance nowadays?Have you ever noticed on how many things are becoming wireless?Have you thought about how Wifi can affect one's health?If any of...
  • Mars from the Hubble space telescope
    A lunar phenomenon holds the key for anti-radiation deflector shields
    A Monday post at the Physics arXiv blog reports that a natural phenomenon on the moon may hold the key to protecting astronauts on long term deep space mission from radiation. Beyond the Earth’s magnetic field, particles from the sun as well...
  • Some older men with prostate cancer do not benefit from surgery or radiation
    Some older men with prostate cancer do not benefit from surgery or radiation
    A new UCLA study has found that treating older men with early-stage prostate cancer who also have other major health problems with aggressive therapies such as surgery or radiation therapy does not help them live longer; in fact, it may actually...
  • Watchful waiting for prostate cancer has downside
    Watchful waiting for prostate cancer has downside
    According to the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, prostate cancer is the second most common cause of cancer deaths in the county. However, some men who are diagnosed with slow growing tumors are recommended to undergo active...
  • Ivy
    Cancer – It was just another season in my life
    Ivy was first diagnosed with breast cancer about the same time that Farrah Fawcett was filming the documentary about her own cancer struggles in 2009.The 47 year-old Altamonte Springs mother of one son decided she would not allow the cancer to...
  • WIPP nuclear waste workers returning to repository after fire and leaks
    WIPP nuclear waste workers return after fire and radiation leaks Carlsbad NM
    Waste Isolation Pilot Plant (WIPP) nuclear waste workers are preparing to return to work at the Carlsbad, New Mexico, nuclear waste dump, after both a fire and a radiation leak that contaminated workers in February caused it to be shutdown. It'...
  • Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant
    Fukushima nuclear disaster radiation to reach the U.S. West Coast
    The Fukushima 2011 nuclear disaster radiation is expected to reach the United States West Coast, next month. Even though no federal agency samples Pacific Coast seawater for radiation, a group of scientists are monitoring and measuring radiation...
  • The Food Cure movie
    "The Food Cure": A pivotal film on nutritional cancer treatment
    A cancer diagnosis is possibly the most frightening thing a person can experience in their life, and is something one is never truly prepared to hear. The treatment options of chemotherapy, radiation, and surgery are standard protocols for almost...
  • The aftermath of the chemical spill in West Virginia
    What is Fukushima and why we should pay attention to it
    Many people are either not aware, nor have heard about Fukushima. What is Fukushima? Fukushima is a city in Japan. The Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant was one of the 15 largest nuclear power stations in the world. Fukushima was the first nuclear...
  • Hillary Clinton with japanese Foreign Minister, 2009
    Secrets about Fukushima radiating California must end, Assemblyman says
    A California assemblyman began pushing Friday for transparency about Fukushima reactor meltdown radiationcontaminating the Pacific Coast of the United States and slowly poisoning people, an alleged grave human rights violation"Millions of...
  • Global Fukushima Nightmare
    Stop eating Pa. seafood now, LA Times sounds alarm
    Sounding an alarm for the public to stop eating Pacific Ocean seafood, the LA Times reports Monday that the West Coast sardine crash could radiate throughout the ecosystem."If sardine populations don't recover soon, experts warn, the West...
  • Is our climate changing?
    Is our climate changing?
    ‘Snow Falls In Cairo For The First Time In More Than 100 Years: Report’‘’Snow in Israel